Development of a finite element human vibration model for use in spacecraft coupled loads analysis

  title={Development of a finite element human vibration model for use in spacecraft coupled loads analysis},
  author={Nancy J. Currie-Gregg and Kelly S. Carney},
  journal={Journal of Low Frequency Noise, Vibration and Active Control},
  pages={839 - 851}
Finite element human vibration models were developed and implemented for use in human-tended spacecraft-coupled loads analysis, an analytical process used to predict low-frequency spacecraft loads which occur during dynamic phases of flight of such as launch, ascent, or ascent aborts. Human vibration may also affect stress predictions for spacecraft systems which the crew interacts with, such as crew seats and crew impact attenuation systems. These human vibration models are three-dimensional… 
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